This event marks the publication of Agriculture for Improved Nutrition: Seizing the Momentum, co-edited by Shenggen Fan, Sivan Yosef, and Rajul Pandya-Lorch. The volume reviews the latest evidence, results from on-the-ground interventions, and recent national policy experiences of bringing agriculture and nutrition closer together. Panelists will discuss big data, the design of agriculture-nutrition programming, the global obesity epidemic, and India’s and Malawi’s successes and challenges in linking agriculture to nutrition.
Welcome and Moderator
Rajul Pandya-Lorch, Director, Communications and Public Affairs Division and Chief of Staff, Director General’s Office, IFPRI
- Shenggen Fan, Director General, IFPRI
- Mathew Abraham, Assistant Director, Tata-Cornell Institute
- Olivier Ecker, Senior Research Fellow, Development Strategy and Governance Division, IFPRI
- Marie Ruel, Director, Poverty, Health, and Nutrition Division, IFPRI
Video Messages (Introduced by Sivan Yosef, Senior Program Manager, Director’s General’s Office, IFPRI)